Newport Theory Test Centre

Newport Theory Test Centre Address

Clarence House (6th floor)
Clarence Place
NP19 7AA
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NP19 7AA

Newport Theory Test Centre

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Newport Theory Test Centre Address

Newport Theory Test Centre is located in the building called Clarence House. Clarence Place is the street name of this place. Newport is the town name of this place. This test centre is situated in the city of Newport.

Newport Theory Test Centre Directions

There are two parking lots near the test center. Parking lot 1 costs £1.50 per hour, while parking lot 2 costs £3.00 an hour. Both lots are within a five minute walk from the test center.


The nearest stop is on Clarence place opposite the test centre.


The station is located about 0.2 miles from Clarence House, which is also known as Newport Train Station. The train station is in High Street, Newport. The test center is located inside Clarence House, which is a historic building in Newport.

Book a test online

You need your: UK driving license number. email address. Credit/debit card.

Before you start

You must have lived in England for at least 185 days during the past year before taking your driving test. 

You may be asked to describe your problem. Say what you think the problem is.

When you do not need a theory test

You don't need to take a theory exam before booking a driving test to upgrade your license. An automatic car license to a manual car license. From category A1 (small motorcycles) to category A2(medium motorcycles) if you've had the license for at least 2 years. From category C1 (medium vehicle) to category C (Large Vehicles) unless you got yourC1 entitlement from passing a Car Driving Test.

A minibus must tow a trailer. You don't need to take a theory exam before booking a minibus.

What is the theory test pass mark?

The pass mark for the car test is 86% and you must answer at least 43 out 50 multiple choice questions correctly to pass. You also need to score 44 out of 75 on the hazard perception test to successfully complete the overall theory test.

Can I take my theory test online?

No. You must take the Theory Test at a Registered DVSA Theory Test Centre. Find a DVSA Theory Test Centre

What is the waiting time for a theory test?

Waiting times vary between theory test centres. You should check the website before you go to your theory test centre.

Arriving at Newport Theory Test Centre

A bus stop is located near the train station. There is also a parking lot nearby.

Hazard perception

The first part of the theory test was about driving, but this is about driving in an emergency situation. You must be able to recognize a hazard and stop before you get into trouble.

Guides and Tips

Study aids include a list of questions with answers, a list of topics covered by each question, and a list of key words used in each topic.

The official DVSA theory test app for iOS is safe driving for life. You'll be tested on your knowledge of road signs, vehicles, traffic lights, and other important topics. Your results will help you pass or fail the theory test.

Nearby Theory Test Centres

There are other test centres around Newport.


There are two ways to book a test. Firstly, you can go online and complete the booking form there. 

Booking a theory test by telephone is easy. You simply call the number provided at the start of the booking process. A DVSA staff member can also be contacted if you need any help.

Book a theory test online. Due to vacant theory test slots, internet theory test bookers are a popular option. See the Newport Theory Test page for booking details.


I'm sorry but I am unable to attend my theory test in Newport. I can reschedule it to a suitable time and place or cancel it to get a full refund. Saturday is included as a working day, so I can reschedule my test to any other day.


The DVSA now send e mails not letters to confirm your Theory Test booking. Check you provide the right email address so that you receive Confirmation on the date, time, address and reference number of your Theory Test. If you have not received an E mail, check your Junk Folder. Although not essential to take to the Theory Test Centre, it's advisable to print this E mail to show to the centre Staff if any Problems Arise.


All theory test centres have pre-arranged allocated test times. As a result, if you arrive late, you won't be allowed to sit the test. You need to bring along your provisional license, passport or driving license. If you've lost your license, contact the Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) who'll send you a replacement.

Multiple choice

You know how to answer these questions correctly.

Knowledge and understanding

Hazard perception test consists of three sections, each section containing a different type of scenario. Each scenario contains a set of questions, some of which require you to make decisions. You need to answer these questions correctly to pass the test. Multiple-choice test consists of four sections, each section containing ten questions. Each question requires you to choose one option out of five options. You need to select the correct answer to pass the test.

To book a Theory test in Newport you'll need

Valid UK/NI driving license numbers, debit or credit cards for payment.


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